Osborne Clarke and Simmons & Simmons lead West Country pay war, but will other outfits follow suit?
As international outfit Covington & Burling posts 83% score
Trainees also handed modest rises
International outfit trumpeted an 80% spring score last week
Twelve trainees have accepted full-time associate roles
Strong showing from the legal profession in 2017 Stonewall rankings
Could these start-ups be the banks of the future?
Firm points to Brexit to explain disappointing result
All is not well at the top City player
Bespoke legal masters introduced in 2009 to be replaced by new “Trainee Skills Academy”
Top outfits recognised for creating workplaces and cultures that are inclusive of women — but what are their partner diversity stats like?
Meanwhile, Simmons & Simmons accused of retention figure manipulation
Firm declines to comment on how many trainees started this round’s qualification process
Merger mania: Olswang eyeing up Bird & Bird and Simmons & Simmons, meanwhile Berwin Leighton Paisner and Greenberg Traurig in talks
Qualifying trainees at square mile trio Travers Smith, Simmons & Simmons and Fieldfisher experience contrasting fortunes
Somebody at a top City law firm is using new anonymous app Yik Yak to reveal embarrassing work incidents
Yik Yak may have just reached the magic circle